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Day and Night World Map

The map below shows the current position of the Sun and the Moon. It shows which parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 8:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 44' South, Longitude: 124° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.50 meters/second, 1629.0 km/hour, 1012.2 miles/hour or 879.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.87 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth16.87 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.7"1012.07 miWest0° 00' 51.4"0.98 miNorth1012.10 mi
24 hours0° 00' 45.7"0.86 miWest0° 20' 40.4"23.68 miNorth23.70 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 06' North, Longitude: 73° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.01 meters/second, 1587.6 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.44 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"986.35 miWest0° 09' 24.5"10.78 miNorth986.14 mi
24 hours11° 15' 35.1"764.32 miEast3° 27' 23.9"237.62 miNorth795.64 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 12:34 PM1467 km912 miles792 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Thu 3:34 PM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteThu 10:34 AM2695 km1674 miles1455 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 10:34 AM3816 km2371 miles2060 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 10:34 AM3925 km2439 miles2119 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsThu 2:34 PM4115 km2557 miles2222 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityThu 2:34 PM4547 km2825 miles2455 nmNortheast NE
AlofiThu 9:34 AM4852 km3015 miles2620 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaThu 2:34 PM4853 km3016 miles2621 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 2:34 PM4911 km3052 miles2652 nmNortheast NE

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